21.09.2017

Mitte: pumping heart

The Mitte district doesn’t just get its name by being in the Mitte (middle) of Berlin. It’s also its vibrant cultural centre; offering a myriad of attractions, places to see, places to be- both for work and play. You’ll never want to leave again. Your curiosity piqued? Then let’s go!

THE GREEN LUNG

Mitte offers not one, not two, but three major Berlin parks, plus several smaller ones on the side.

CENTRE OF ATTENTION

Next to its array of parks and waterside spots, Mitte serves as an attractive, affordable and centrally-located quarter for handicraft, high-tech, logistics, manufacturing and service companies with several commercial districts at hand.

CULTURAL LIFE

Mitte certainly became Berlin’s most popular neighbourhood for a reason- if you’re looking to stay up to date on all of the latest events and news, start here. In addition to finding renowned museums, theaters and concert halls (you can read about them in ‘Cultural Highlights’), there are a few quirky turns to take. Here are a few recommendations off the beaten path:

Mitte, all advantages at a glance:
  • Diverse district right in the middle of town
  • Leisure areas by water and in parkland
  • Seat of national political institutions, commercial associations and renowned institutions
  • Attractive, affordable and centrally-located quarters for handicraft, high-tech, logistics, manufacturing and service companies
  • Business start-up networks
  • Cultural diversity and an interesting arts scene

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21.09.2017

Mitte: pumping heart

The Mitte district doesn’t just get its name by being in the Mitte (middle) of Berlin. It’s also its vibrant cultural centre; offering a myriad of attractions, places to see, places to be- both for work and play. You’ll never want to leave again. Your curiosity piqued? Then let’s go!

THE GREEN LUNG

Mitte offers not one, not two, but three major Berlin parks, plus several smaller ones on the side.

CENTRE OF ATTENTION

Next to its array of parks and waterside spots, Mitte serves as an attractive, affordable and centrally-located quarter for handicraft, high-tech, logistics, manufacturing and service companies with several commercial districts at hand.

CULTURAL LIFE

Mitte certainly became Berlin’s most popular neighbourhood for a reason- if you’re looking to stay up to date on all of the latest events and news, start here. In addition to finding renowned museums, theaters and concert halls (you can read about them in ‘Cultural Highlights’), there are a few quirky turns to take. Here are a few recommendations off the beaten path:

Mitte, all advantages at a glance:
  • Diverse district right in the middle of town
  • Leisure areas by water and in parkland
  • Seat of national political institutions, commercial associations and renowned institutions
  • Attractive, affordable and centrally-located quarters for handicraft, high-tech, logistics, manufacturing and service companies
  • Business start-up networks
  • Cultural diversity and an interesting arts scene

Why should you start a business in Berlin?

Welcome to Berlin – the buzzing city at the heart of Europe! Berlin attracts businesses and startups from every industry. Science, research, and creative industries also love Berlin. True innovators love living and working in Berlin, as the conditions for setting up a company in the city are outstanding.

Infrastructure

Berlin offers the ideal infrastructure for setting up a company. The city’s airports make it quick and easy to reach from all over Europe, and its public transport network is extensive. Office space is also plentiful. Few cities have as many co-working spaces as Berlin. Although rents are rising, they are still lower than in most other European capitals.

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Innovative industries

In Berlin, you can build a network and discover businesses in all the key innovative industries, including high tech, healthcare, life sciences, service economy, mobility, and logistics. Berlin startups such as Zalando, DaWanda, and ImmobilienScout24 are influencers in the German market, and venture builders like Rocket Internet and Project A are also located in Berlin. There is potential for fruitful partnerships with research facilities and other companies in Berlin. Feel the spirit of entrepreneurship in Berlin!

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Research & sciences

Berlin is the main capital for researchers and scientists in Europe. You’ll find research on the hot topics in fields like bio technology, medicine, communication technology, mobility and transport and more.

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Living in Berlin

Finally, the large pool of highly skilled specialists from all over the world is a key reason to start up a company in Berlin. Thanks to its relatively low cost of living and vibrant cultural life, Berlin attracts many highly talented people, which also benefits businesses located in the city.

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A growing German economy – good times for entrepreneurs and investors

The GDP is rising and unemployment is low. Consumers are spending more. It's a great time for investments and market entry in Germany. Reason-Why.Berlin offers useful background information on the German economy.